Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FNUS54 KMRX 300704
FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION THIS MORNING WITH
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE AREA FOR THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT.  ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-310815-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-58 (+6)   32-37 (-5)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      31-36 (+13)  77-82 (+5)   25-30
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6 G15                  SW  8 G19
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    LGT/VAR      SW 11 G21
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 18                      SW 23
DISPERSION            43 GEN GOOD               75 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  8 G19                  SW 10 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G22    W  5         SW 14 G26

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-310815-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      51-56 (+4)   31-36 (-3)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      34-39 (+15)  74-79 (-2)   24-29
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  7 G17                  SW  6 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G20    NW  5        W 12 G22
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            12 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 25                      W 22
DISPERSION            63 GOOD                   62 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W 10 G22                  SW  8 G21
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 14 G25    NW  7 G16    W 15 G27

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S
TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-310815-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      52-57 (+4)   32-37 (-5)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      33-38 (+10)  67-72 (-6)   19-24
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  7 G17                  SW  7 G19
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G18    LGT/VAR      W 12 G22
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            12 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 21                     W 22
DISPERSION            52 GEN GOOD               58 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  9 G21                  SW  9 G24
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 12 G23    LGT/VAR      W 15 G28

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-310815-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      57-62 (+6)   33-38 (-7)   64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (+9)   76-81 (+2)   23-28
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5 G15                  SW  6 G16
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G16    LGT/VAR      W 10 G19
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            12 PM                     CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     W 17
DISPERSION            42 GEN GOOD               59 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6 G18                  SW  7 G20
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 10 G20    LGT/VAR      W 13 G24

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR
50. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-310815-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-61 (+6)   31-36 (-6)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      32-37 (+10)  75-80 (-6)   20-25
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6 G16                 SW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G18    LGT/VAR      W 10 G18
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            12 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     W 17
DISPERSION            55 GEN GOOD               62 GOOD
MAX LVORI             4                         2
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G20                 SW  6 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 12 G22    LGT/VAR      W 12 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
WEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-310815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      55-60 (+5)   32-37 (-5)   64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      32-37 (+11)  80-85 (+6)   26-31
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6                      SW  7 G19
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G16    LGT/VAR      SW 12 G21
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            12 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4700                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 18                      W 21
DISPERSION            50 GEN GOOD               73 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  7 G17                  SW  9 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G21    LGT/VAR      SW 14 G27

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-310815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+6)   35-40 (-6)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      28-33 (+6)   80-85 (+11)  27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      SW  7 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4600                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     W 21
DISPERSION            42 GEN GOOD               77 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6 G15                  SW  8 G21
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    LGT/VAR      SW 13 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-310815-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
304 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+7)   36-41 (-8)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      26-31 (+5)   84-89 (+12)  25-30
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  9 G16
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            10 AM                     CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4600                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     W 20
DISPERSION            43 GEN GOOD               72 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5 G15                 SW  7 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G16    LGT/VAR      SW 11 G21

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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